This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from April 18, 2012
This East 74th Street house is located on a landmark block between Madison and Park Avenues in the heart of the Upper Eastside. The block is noteworthy for its many single family homes. Upon entering there is a large foyer, wood burning fireplace, powder room and a gracious staircase. A home office with a +/- 1,000 bottle wine cellar (one of two in the house) is also on this floor, along with a staff apartment including a kitchen and bathroom. Located at the front of the parlor floor, the formal living room features a wood-burning fireplace, 12 ceilings, and two sets of French doors leading to a Juliette balcony. The formal dining room and enormous eat-in kitchen are also on this floor. The 3rd floor features a library in the front and the master bedroom with dressing area and bathroom in the back. The 4th floor has a bedroom with a bathroom and a large terrace, and a bedroom or media room with a full bathroom. Three additional bedrooms and two bathrooms are located on the 5th floor.